Monday, April 30
7:00 am - 9:00 am
Location: 384/385; Ernest N. Morial
Advanced Practice Provider Fee: $100
Candidate and Medical Student Fee: $65
Moderator(s): Lawrence S. Chin, MD, FAANS
Panelist(s): Anthony L. Asher, MD, FAANS; Frederick G. Barker II, MD, FAANS; Robert E. Harbaugh, MD, FAANS; Raymond Sawaya, MD, FAANS
Learning Objectives: After completing this educational activity, participants should be able to:
- Identify what is meant by the term "big data".
- Evaluate the benefits and dangers of public policy related to use of national surgical registries.
- Interpret studies done on public databases, such as NIS and SEER.
- Recognize how current research using big data techniques will influence your future neurosurgery practice.